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Interpretation

Sample Negative Report

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Sample Positive Report

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Variants Of Unknown Significance (VUS) Policy And Interpretation

What is the protocol for interpreting a variation as a VUS? Help
Variants are identified and evaluated using a custom collection of bioinformatic tools and comprehensively interpreted by our team of directors and genetic counselors.
What software is used to interpret novel variations? Help
A custom collection of bioinformatics tools
What is the laboratory's policy on reporting novel variations? Help
The laboratory reports novel variations.
Are family members with defined clinical status recruited to assess significance of VUS without charge?Help
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Will the lab re-contact the ordering physician if variant interpretation changes? Help
Yes

Research

Is research allowed on the sample after clinical testing is complete?Help
http://dnatesting.uchicago.edu/research-consent-form

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